Executive Order 11-03:
Summary: Other than any normal parking fees, no fee shall be charger for the use of publicly available Level 1 and Level 2 electric vehicle charging stations installed and owned by the City and County of San Francisco on City-owned property through December 31, 2013. (Mayor Ed Lee, San Francisco)
Summary: Sections 1135.2 and 1135.3 were added to the Police Code, the latter which requires taxi companies to reduce average per vehicle greenhouse gas emissions by 20% from 1990 levels by 2012. For more information, click here.
Environmental Code, Chapter 4: Healthy Air and Clean Transportation Program
Summary: Among other directives, use alternative fuels with a low carbon impact and encourage the creation, expansion, and maintenance of alternative fueling infrastructure in the City and at City facilities. Click here for more information.
Proposition A, Charter, Article VIIIA: Sec. 8A.103(f):
Summary: The SFMTA needs to identify measures to achieve the goal of reducing greenhouse gas emissions from San Francisco's transportation sector to 80% of 1990 levels by 2012. Click here for more information.
Low Carbon Fuel Standard
Summary: Program requiring all transportation fuels that are sold, supplied, or offered for sale in the state to have a lower carbon intensity, a reduction of at least 10% by 2020. Click here to read more.
Regional Climate Change Initiative
Summary: California, Oregon and Washington have committed to recommendations to combat global warming including expanding markets for alternative fuels. Click here to read more.
Renewable Fuel Standard (RFS) Program
Summary: RFS Program regulates the increase in volume of renewable fuel that is blended into transportation fuels. Click here for more information.
San Francisco is habitat for 800,000 people – meeting needs for space to work, play, and learn; for food, water, and air; for community with local flora and fauna. SF Environment provides support for urban agriculture and forestry and green buildings, helping residents and businesses harness environmental opportunities.